Outdoors & Sports
North Carolina Parks, High Rock Lake, Nature Preserves & More
Salisbury-Rowan County offers an ample selection of choices for some of North Carolina’s best outdoor recreation, such as hiking, eco-exploration, swimming, biking, fishing, and bird watching, to name a few.
In the Yadkin Valley Wine Region you can also experience the North Carolina outdoors through a culinary excursion to the Old Stone Vineyard and Winery.
High Rock Lake
Bringle Ferry Road, Salisbury, NC 28147
Description: A 15,000-acre reservoir on the Yadkin River featuring excellent boating and fishing opportunities. For information about hunting and fishing regulations and licensing, contact the NC Wildlife Dept. at 919-662-4381. Public boat ramps are located at Smiley's Tamarac Marina (Fee) and at Wildlife Access, by the Second Creek bridge on Bringle Ferry Road.